Planning Communications

We are experts in reducing planning risks and helping our clients secure the best possible consent.

Our expertise in the ‘politics of planning’ means we can offer the most effective strategic and tactical advice to secure land and planning permissions.

Public Affairs

HardHat’s dedicated Public Affairs team have superb networks and an acute understanding of how to navigate the political process, assisting clients by building relationships and promoting their interests to key influencers and decision-makers.

We combine experience as parliamentary candidates with service in local government roles, policy development in think tanks and contemporary use of social media for political campaigns.

Construction Communications

We have a wealth of experience in assisting developers and local communities throughout the construction process, helping to minimise and resolve any disputes and ensure effective communication and good relationships are maintained.

We set up and manage construction liaison meetings, operate telephone helplines, dedicated websites and coordinate day-to-day liaison between residents and site staff.

Strategic Land

We have an intimate knowledge of the Local Plan processes within local authorities. As local authorities move from adopting Local Plans to reviewing them in line with their housing trajectories, we are able to provide advice and help for clients with land ownerships or extended options.


Our dedicated in-house marketing team are able to arrange bespoke events including public exhibitions, marketing launches, conferences, round table events, team building days and targeted political networking events.

We are also able to offer corporate hospitality services which can play a key role in building relationships with clients and developing your team.

Design & Marketing

Our in-house design and marketing team are industry experts allowing us to deliver high-quality marketing solutions on time and on budget.

We have extensive experience designing branding solutions, corporate identity, exhibition materials, newsletters, brochures and award and bid submissions.

We provide complex website design and build, SEO strategies, photography, film, media monitoring and CGI’s.


View our Design Portfolio here